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MMA Planet’s Lightweight Rankings (January 2011)

Lightweight 1. Frank Edgar 2. Gray Maynard 3. B.J. Penn 4. Gilbert Melendez 5. Kenny Florian 6. Eddie Alvarez 7. Shinya Aoki 8. Evan Dunham 9. George Sotiropolous 10. Jim Miller 11. Anthony Pettis 12. Clay Guida 13. Sean Sherk … Continue reading

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UFC 116 Picks

Brock Lesnar vs. Shane Carwin I think Carwin is the biggest test in Lesnar’s career. Carwin matches up nicely with Lesnar. He has the size, the strength, the wrestling and the athleticism to compete with Lesnar. My question is how … Continue reading

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What’s Next For UFC 111 Competitors?

Georges St. Pierre – The challengers are few and far between. It looks like he will get the winner of the Daley vs. Koscheck fight next. Also, rumor has it that he may coach the Ultimate Fighter 12 opposite the … Continue reading

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The Winners and Losers of UFC 111

Winners: Shane Carwin Shane Carwin was the biggest winner of the night. He not only saved UFC 111, but he dropped jaws. He walked through Frank Mir like it was nothing. Quite honestly he had an easier time with Mir … Continue reading

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UFC 111: St. Pierre vs. Hardy Predictions

Georges St. Pierre vs. Dan Hardy I have said before that there a few guys that it is never smart to bet against and one of those guys is Georges St. Pierre.  I believe that Dan Hardy is a formidable … Continue reading

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Breaking Down the UFC Lightweight Division

Champion: B.J. Penn Number One Contender: Frank Edgar Other Contenders:  By resume the next contender is Gray Maynard, but his problem is he cannot finish fights.  He will either take another fight or wait on a title shot.  He will … Continue reading

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Fight Announcements Galore

UFC Fight Night On Verse: Vera vs. Jones Anthony Johnson vs. John Howard (Official) Vladimir Matyushenko vs. Eliot Marshall (Official) Clay Guida vs. Sean Sherk (Rumored) Spencer Fisher vs. Duane Ludwig (Rumored) Brendan Schaub vs. Chase Gormley (Rumored) UFC 111 … Continue reading

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Pellegrino and Alves Forced Off Respective Bouts

Kurt Pellegrino has been forced to withdraw from a lightweight bout with Frankie Edgar at the Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale on December 5th due to a back injury. Pellegrino will only be out about 3 weeks, but the injury has … Continue reading

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UFC Lightweight Rankings

UFC Lighteight Rankings Rank Name Next Fight 1 B.J. Penn Diego Sanchez (UFC 107 – Dece. 12) 2 Diego Sanchez B.J. Penn (UFC 107 – Dec. 12) 3 Gray Maynard Roger Huerta (UFN – Sept. 16) 4 Kenny Florian Clay … Continue reading

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Frank Edgar vs. Kurt Pellegrino Slated For TUF 10 Finale

It is expected that a lightweight clash between Kurt “Batman” Pellegrino and Frankie “The Answer” Edgar will take place at the Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale on December 5th. Frankie Edgar is a very highly regarded lightweight who has a 5-1 … Continue reading

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